International cricket is only now returning to Pakistan, who hosted Sri Lanka late last year for their first home Test series since the guns-and-rocket attack.
Workers in Ahmedabad are rushing to finish the 110,000-capacity Sardar Patel Stadium.
That takes a very dangerous player out of the equation.
Hohns said Stoinis was on standby for South Africa, admitting the 30-year-old was unlucky to miss out.
Cricket Australia’s head of integrity and security Sean Carroll said the “inappropriate language” was not acceptable.
Jake Fraser-McGurk, one of the batting stars at the ICC Under-19 World Cup, admits he was irresponsible on a team trip to a Kimberley nature reserve.

World Cricket Whopping 48 sixes, 70 fours in Bangladesh cricket run-fest

Bangladesh’s domestic matches frequently throw up unusual results, and allegations of match-fixing are common.

World Cricket WATCH: Ben Stokes in trouble for foul-mouthed exchange with fan

The fiery all-rounder is consistently in trouble. WARNING: Strong language.

World Cricket India extend Kiwi pain in run fest

Talk of possible travel fatigue for the Indians after only arriving in New Zealand three days ago, did not eventuate.

World Cricket Bangladesh appoint former Proteas head coach Gibson as new pace guru

The 50-year old former West Indies fast bowler signed a two-year agreement.

World Cricket India beat Australia to level one-day series

Virat Kohli’s men completely turned the tables after a nasty initial defeat.

Sport Kagiso Rabada ban gets mixed reaction from cricket greats

Former England captains Nasser Hussain and Michael Vaughan bemoaned the absence of a star player from the series finale.

World Cricket Cricket’s ‘end of innocence’: Hansie Cronje’s Centurion fix, 20 years on

It’s the anniversary of the former Proteas skipper’s initially exciting plan to manufacture a result against England in Centurion. Then the true motive was later revealed…

World Cricket Record-breaking Warner and Finch help Australia pummel India

Virat Kohli’s men are left shell-shocked as the visitors produce a near-perfect performance.

World Cricket Cricket legend Warne’s cap raises staggering R9.7 million for bushfire appeal!

The former Aussie leg-spinner wore the cap during his 145-Test career, in which he took more than 700 wickets.

World Cricket England suffer huge Anderson blow as Stokes breathes life into Test cricket

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will in the coming months discuss reducing Tests to four days as part of structuring the global calendar beyond 2023.

World Cricket Grandfather’s bets pay off for Sibley from beyond the grave

The England opener’s family has been paid out almost a cool half-a-million Rand!

World Cricket Gum, runs and a ‘light sabre leave’ – the rise of Australia’s Klerksdorp boytjie

Marnus Labuschagne emerged from nowhere to become Test cricket’s leading scorer last year, including 896 since November and bettering the great Neil Harvey (834) for most runs scored by an Australian in a five-Test summer.

World Cricket WATCH: Nirvana for NZ batsman as he hits six sixes!

Leo Carter only became the sixth batsman ever to achieve the feat in professional cricket, before Englishman Tom Banton went berserk in the BBL too.

World Cricket Warne to auction ‘baggy green’ cap for bushfire appeal

Given the legendary spinner’s exploits on the field and his high profile off it, local media predicted it could fetch up to Aus$500,000 (US$345,000).




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